Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2018
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115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 3, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 3, 2018.
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Sep 25, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 28, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Oct 11, 2018
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 3, 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 6870 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6870. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To rename the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 in honor of Representative Louise McIntosh Slaughter, Pub. L. No. 115-277, H.R. 6870, 115th Cong. (2018).
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